Another word for hand


deal, hand - the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time

Example:- I didn't hold a good hand all evening

hand, manus, mitt, paw - the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb

Example:- he had the hands of a surgeon

hand - terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos)

Example:- the kangaroo's forearms seem undeveloped but the powerful five-fingered hands are skilled at feinting and clouting

hand, handwriting, script - something written by hand

Example:- she recognized his handwriting

hand, helping hand - physical assistance

Example:- give me a hand with the chores

hand - one of two sides of an issue

Example:- on the one hand..., but on the other hand...

hand - ability

Example:- he wanted to try his hand at singing

hand - a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses

Example:- the horse stood 20 hands

hand - a round of applause to signify approval

Example:- give the little lady a great big hand

hand - a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece

Example:- the big hand counts the minutes

hand - a position given by its location to the side of an object

Example:- objections were voiced on every hand

hand - a member of the crew of a ship

Example:- all hands on deck

hand, hired hand, hired man - a hired laborer on a farm or ranch

Example:- the hired hand fixed the railing

bridge player, hand - a card player in a game of bridge

Example:- we need a 4th hand for bridge


give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over - place into the hands or custody of

Example:- hand me the spoon, please

hand - guide or conduct or usher somewhere

Example:- hand the elderly lady into the taxi

Tweets containing the word hand

Source : WordNet